Generic Name: Guaifenesin
Brand Name: Robitussin Expectorant 100mg/5mL Syrup in 120mL Bottle, Non-Rx
It contains Guaifenesin 100mg in each 5mL.
Its expectorant action helps loosen phlegm & thin bronchial secretions to make coughs more productive.
• Dosage and Administration
|Adults||2 to 4 teaspoons every 4 to 6 hrs|
|Children 6 to <12 yrs||1 to 2 teaspoons every 4 to 6 hrs|
|2 to 6 yrs
||as directed by a doctor|
It may be taken with or without food.
• Special Precautions
The drug should be taken with extreme care by people with persistent or chronic cough due to smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, or accompanied with excessive phlegm.
• Side Effects
Nausea, vomiting and hypersensitivity to the drug may occur.
The drug should not be taken if there is known hypersensitivity to it and not be given to children less than 2 yrs of age.
Robitussin Expectorant® syrup is sold per 1 unit or bottle.